VDH: Virginia’s total COVID-19 count surpasses 100,000 cases, reaches 2,326 deaths as of Sunday

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RICHMOND, Va. (WFXR) — The Virginia Department of Health (VDH) reported a total of 100,086 COVID-19 cases and 2,326 virus-related deaths as of Sunday morning, including 897 new confirmed and probable diagnoses and four new confirmed and probable fatalities around the Commonwealth.

Virginia health officials confirmed 96,167 cases and 2,214 deaths are related to the virus as of Sunday, Aug. 9. However, 3,919 cases and 112 deaths are still reported as “probable.”

Health officials reported 897 new COVID-19 cases and four new virus related deaths around the Commonwealth as of Sunday, Aug. 9. (Photo: Courtesy Virginia Department of Health)

According to VDH’s Sunday count, more than 7,000 COVID-19 cases are from the following localities in southwest and central Virginia:

  • Alleghany County: 62 cases, 8 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Amherst County: 175 cases and 6 hospitalizations
  • Appomattox County: 85 cases and 7 hospitalizations
  • Bath County: 4 cases
  • Bedford County: 359 cases, 18 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Bland County: 19 cases
  • Botetourt County: 214 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Buena Vista: 50 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Campbell County: 213 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Carroll County: 334 cases, 28 hospitalizations, and 13 deaths
  • Charlotte County: 53 cases and 4 hospitalizations
  • Covington: 13 cases
  • Craig County: 17 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Danville: 405 cases, 46 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Floyd County: 75 cases, 3 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Franklin County: 172 cases, 7 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Galax: 347 cases, 38 hospitalizations, and 24 deaths
  • Giles County: 24 cases and 2 hospitalizations
  • Grayson County: 157 cases, 12 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Halifax County: 155 cases, 5 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Henry County: 588 cases, 66 hospitalizations, and 7 deaths
  • Highland County: 6 cases
  • Lexington: 33 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Lynchburg: 617 cases, 24 hospitalizations, and 5 deaths
  • Martinsville: 209 cases, 34 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Montgomery County: 305 cases, 16 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Nelson County: 48 cases and 1 hospitalization
  • Patrick County: 157 cases, 33 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Pittsylvania County: 487 cases, 31 hospitalizations, and 2 deaths
  • Pulaski County: 89 cases, 9 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Radford: 53 cases and 3 hospitalizations
  • Roanoke City: 1,017 cases, 24 hospitalizations, and 15 deaths
  • Roanoke County: 496 cases, 15 hospitalizations, and 4 deaths
  • Rockbridge County: 67 cases, 2 hospitalizations, and 1 death
  • Salem: 161 cases, 5 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths
  • Wythe County: 115 cases, 12 hospitalizations, and 3 deaths

Since Saturday, Aug. 8, VDH has reported 63 new cases in Pittsylvania County, 26 in Lynchburg, 18 in Floyd County, 12 in Bedford County, 10 in Amherst County, 10 in Danville, nine in Henry County, eight in Bland County, eight in Roanoke City, seven in Campbell County, seven in Carroll County, seven in Martinsville, five in Grayson County, four in Franklin County, four in Montgomery County, three in Nelson County, three in Patrick County, three in Roanoke County, two in Botetourt County, two in Halifax County, two in Radford, and single new cases in several other localities.

Health officials say the department has received 8,369 records of confirmed and probable virus-related hospitalizations across Virginia — including two new hospitalizations in Danville, one in Alleghany County, and one in Roanoke City — as of Sunday.

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